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Maurice: Stay with me.Scudder: Stay? Miss my boat? You daft? Of all thebloody rubbish. Order me about again, you would.Maurice: It's a chance in a thousand we met.You know it. Why don't you stay?Scudder: Stay? With you? How? And where? With your Ma? Ohyeah. What would she say if she saw me? All rough & ugly theway I am. My people wouldn't take to you one bit. I don't blamethem either. How would you run your job, I'd like to know?Maurice: I shall chuck it.Scudder: Your job in the City? What gives you money andposition? You talk like a man who's never had to earn his living.Maurice: You can do anything. Once you know what it is.We can live without money, without people. We can livewithout position. We're not fools. We're both strong.There'd be some place we could go.Scudder: Wouldn't work, Maurice.Be the ruin of us both. Can't you see?
You could do far worse than spend a nice night watching beautiful, romantic Maurice here during Gay Pride this year. The happiest of happy 93rd birthdays to writer-director (and Call Me By Your Name Oscar winner) James Ivory today!